Murder

By - 5/2/14 - 3:35 pm

Boston Police report a man in his 30s was found with several gunshot wounds at 9 Gladeside Ave. around 3:15 p.m. He was taken to a local hospital, where he died.

Police are looking for a brown, 2005 Lexus sedan seen leaving the scene.

By - 4/14/14 - 6:31 am

Boston Police report finding a man with several gunshot wounds around 1 a.m. at Regent and Dabney streets. He was taken to Boston Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.... Read more

By - 4/12/14 - 2:39 pm

Body, stabbed repeatedly, found around 7 a.m. at 282 Border St., Boston Police report.

By - 4/9/14 - 8:36 pm

Updated Thursday morning.

Boston Police report a man was found shot around 7:55 p.m. at W. 5 and Dorchester streets. He was taken to Boston Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.

Police found shell casings outside 235 W. 5, about a block away.

Because of the investigation, traffic was not allowed down the street and residents were not allowed out of... Read more

By - 3/31/14 - 11:54 am

Around 11:45 a.m. at 17 Smith St. in the Mission Main development.

Boston Police report the victim was shot multiple times.

A possible suspect is a man spotted jumping into an older gold Chrysler four-door on McGreevey Way.

The nearby Tobin School was put into "safe mode."... Read more

By - 3/14/14 - 11:35 am

Update: Death ruled a murder.

Boston Police report officers dispatched to 105 Perham St. to check on the condition of a man who lived there around 8:25 a.m. found the man dead.

By - 3/3/14 - 2:23 pm

Boston Police report a man was stabbed shortly before 5:30 a.m. on Saturday at 744 Washington St. He managed to make it to Carney Hospital, where he died, police say.... Read more

By - 3/3/14 - 10:44 am

Boston Police report a large party in a room at the Doubletree Hotel on Mt. Vernon Street early Saturday spilled into the street outside and ended with two men stabbed, one fatally.

Police have yet to make any arrests for the stabbings, which happened around 2:35 a.m., but Capt. John Greland at C-6 says there is "a very active investigation."... Read more

By - 2/23/14 - 9:48 am
Daniel Taylor

Updated, 5:25 p.m.

Boston Police report a man was shot around 12:40 a.m. at 126 Boston St. He was transported to Boston Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.

Friends identified him as Daniel "Yayo" Taylor.

2014 Boston murders.

By - 2/20/14 - 11:47 pm

He was shot in the head, around 11:30 p.m. near Messenger Street, Brian D'Amico reports. And he was declared dead not long after, BEMS Incidents reports.

This is Boston's first murder in nearly three weeks, following a double murder less than a mile away on Rosewood Street.

2014 murders in Boston.... Read more

By - 2/7/14 - 12:15 pm

Updated 7:15 p.m.

A 14-year-old police say shot his 9-year-old brother to death this morning will be arraigned on charges of involuntary manslaughter and illegal weapons possession next week, the Suffolk County District Attorney's office reports.

Police responded around 11:40 a.m. to 617 Morton St., where they found the 9-year-old seriously wounded. He was rushed to Boston Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.... Read more

By - 1/27/14 - 5:44 am

Boston Police report a man and a woman, both in their 20s, were fatally shot around 2:45 a.m. outside 92 Rosewood St.

The Globe reports police think the murders are related to the shooting death of a man outside the Ashmont Tedeschi store a few hours earlier.

They are Boston's seventh and eighth murder victims this year.... Read more

By - 1/26/14 - 10:02 pm

Updated Monday a.m.

A man in his 20s was shot repeatedly outside the Tedischi shop at 1886 Dorchester Ave., around 9:50 p.m. Boston Police report he was pronounced dead at the scene.

He is Boston's sixth murder victim this month.... Read more

By - 1/24/14 - 6:50 pm

UPDATE: Victim identified as Trevain "Freshy" Keene.

Stanley Staco reports a man was shot in the head around 6:25 p.m. behind 82 Callender St.

Boston Police report the victim was in his 20s and was shot several times.... Read more

By - 1/18/14 - 8:36 pm

UPDATE: Boston Police report the victim died at Boston Medical Center.

Around 8:15 p.m. at Blue Hill Avenue and Evelyn Street.

Stanley Staco reports he was shot in the chest.

That makes four murders this year.... Read more

By - 1/14/14 - 7:51 pm

Family and friends are mourning the death of Rick "Slick" Knight, a barber, father and uncle who was gunned down shortly before 6 p.m. in the barber shop at the rear of Good Eats at 996 Tremont St.

He is Boston's third murder victim this month.

The shop is a couple blocks away from where Joseph Morante was shot to death last year.... Read more

By - 1/10/14 - 12:14 am

UPDATE: Victim identified as Brandon John, a student at Madison Park.

Stanley Staco reports a man was found gunned down shortly after 11 p.m. at 136 Rowe St.

Mark Parkinson reports police are looking for a maroon Camaro seen fleeing the scene - and three men who fled on foot.

Boston's second murder of the day - and year - happened... Read more

By - 1/9/14 - 7:38 pm

UPDATE, Friday: William Earl, was ordered held without bail on a charge of murder for the death of Samuel Constant, 19.

A man was stabbed to death in the Georgetowne development on the Hyde Park/West Roxbury line shortly before 6 p.m., Boston Police report.

The victim's alleged murderer was taken to a local hospital for treatment of what police say is a non-life-threatening... Read more

By - 12/25/13 - 10:19 am

Stanley Staco reports a man was shot around 4:30 a.m. at a party at 92 Wales St. Boston Police report the man was pronounced dead at the scene.

The Herald reports a woman was injured by flying glass from a car that was shot at outside the party.... Read more

By - 12/14/13 - 4:57 pm

UPDATE: Police have charged the two men with the murder.

Boston Police report a man in his 20s was shot to death around 1:45 a.m. outside 7 Havelock St.

Not long after, police followed a car from the scene to Wood Avenue in Hyde Park, where they arrested two men - both with prior gun convictions and one of whom had been... Read more

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